Jaguars Foundation - Peter RacinePresentation Transcript
Jacksonville Jaguars Foundation American Marketing Association Presentation May 27, 2010
Mission Statement Believing that youth represent the community’s future, the Jacksonville Jaguars Foundation is committed to serving the greater Jacksonville area through strategic financial, networking and volunteer support benefiting economically and socially disadvantaged youth and families. By building upon our city’s strengths, we seek to realize the positive potential of our young people in need. In doing so, we aim to serve as a model to other sports franchises.
Awarded to the Jaguars Foundation September 2006
2009 grant awards totaled $1,004.000 Since 1995, grants have totaled more than $13.5 million Grants
All Honor Rows youth earn a seat by setting and achieving goals for academic improvement, community service, and physical fitness; and promising to remain free from alcohol, tobacco and illegal drugs. They are recognized at the game by the Weavers and fans.
During the 2010 season, the Jaguars Foundation will allocate more than 11,000 seats for charitable purposes. Other programs include: Honoring our Troops HabiJax, Builders Care Ronald McDonald House Youth Football And numerous other organizations
The Jaguars were the first team in the NFL to have tobacco advertising removed from their game day program. Since then, the entire league has followed the Jaguars’ lead.
Straight Talk May 2010 Television Forum With Ernest Wilford and Derek Cox
“ What Moves U” Initiative to combat youth obesity, and improve physical fitness and nutrition Montell Owens, FullBack
Weavers join ribbon cutting for Mallsion Park football field
Delores Barr Weaver, Chair and CEO
Bonita Doll, Executive Assistant to Delores Barr Weaver